Jose Osuna

Neal Huntington
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
March 20, 2018 - 3:27 pm
One of the perceived battles at the end of camp is for the final bench spot, turns out they may not even have it. Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said Tuesday they may shorten the bench at the start of the season to have a 13th pitcher. “That is another option for us, we may carry an extra...
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Neal Huntington
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
March 20, 2018 - 10:09 am
With 48 in camp, the Pirates made their biggest roster decisions Tuesday morning, sending 11 to minor league camp. Three go directly to Triple A Indianapolis-infielder Max Moroff, infielder/outfielder Christopher Bostick and Monday’s starter Nick Kingham. Moroff played in 56 games with the Pirates...
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Jose Osuna
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
March 19, 2018 - 5:46 pm
Pirates beat the Twins 11-8 on Monday as Jose Osuna made a couple of web gems at first base and hit his 4th homer of the spring. “He reminds me of Galarraga in the fact that he’s a big man who has quick feet and soft hands,” said manager Clint Hurdle. Hurdle added that minor-league staffers have...
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Chad Kuhl
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
March 17, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Fighting through illness during his last start, Chad Kuhl got a lot of offensive support going four and two-thirds, giving up three runs in a 13-5 Pirates win over Minnesota Saturday. Kuhl gave up eight runs in just over 2 innings against Baltimore in his last outing, which had jumped his Spring...
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Neal Huntington
KDKA Radio
Jeff Hathhorn
March 14, 2018 - 9:40 am
Less than two weeks until the Pirates break camp and head north the Pirates general manager Neal Huntington says this weekend will be critical. “We still have the ability to get pitchers stretched out, we’re still getting innings for our young position players, but we’re starting to get pinched,”...
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tervor williams
Kim Klement USA Today Sports
Jim Colony
March 10, 2018 - 4:24 pm
The Pirates split the squad and got splintered – 14-1 by the Braves at LECOM Park and 13-5 by the Orioles in Sarasota. In Bradenton, Trevor Williams breezed through the first 3 innings but in the 4th gave up an RBI double to Johan Camargo then a 2-run bomb to Dustin Peterson. “Out of the hand it...
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jose osuna
Butch Dill USA Today Sports
Jim Colony
March 04, 2018 - 9:59 am
Manager Clint Hurdle says he’ll often tell younger players “just play and compete; you’re a player, not a General Manager.” The latest to get that bit of advice is 25-year old Jose Osuna.
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corey dickerson
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Jim Colony
March 03, 2018 - 4:19 pm
The Pirates raised their Grapefruit League record to 2-5-2 by coming from behind to beat the Phillies in Bradenton, 4-3 at sunny but breezy LECOM Park After the Phillies had scored 2 runs in the top of the 7th to take a 3-1 lead, the Bucs scored 3 in the bottom of the inning, Kevin Newman with an...
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tyler glasnow
Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Jim Colony
March 02, 2018 - 4:46 pm
The Pirates failed to win their second game of the spring but Manage Clint Hurdle was still generally pleased with the 10-8 loss to the Orioles in Sarasota. Tyler Glasnow allowed 2 runs on 4 hits, including a Colby Rasmus home run, and 0 walks as 36 of his 52 pitches were strikes. Glasnow’s...
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